SoftballSports

With season on the line, Oregon softball delivers dominant 6-1 win

Oregon’s Shannon Rhodes singled off Kentucky pitcher Grace Baalman to load the bases in a scoreless, one-out top of the fourth inning. The Wildcats decided not to risk it and brought in pitcher Erin Rethlake to face freshman Lauren Burke. With a smooth stroke on a 3-1 count, Burke knocked …

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Preview: No. 1 Oregon softball prepares for another Super Regionals against Kentucky

There’s a feeling of deja vu for Oregon softball this weekend as the No. 1 Ducks host the No. 16 seed Kentucky Wildcats at Jane Sanders Stadium in the NCAA Super Regionals for the second straight year. Last season, No. 3 Oregon got by the No. 19 Wildcats in the …

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Preview: Kentucky stands in the way of Ducks’ World Series hopes

Oregon owns the regionals. Last weekend, three victories, two run-rules and one seventh ending comeback, gave the Ducks their eighth straight season reaching the NCAA Super Regionals. After another weekend of regionals under head coach Mike White, Oregon is 24-0. The super regionals aren’t such a perfect story. Oregon is 8-9 …

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BaseballSports

Oregon thumps Austin Peay to advance to Super Regionals

With the win, Oregon secures a spot in the Super Regional round which will begin Friday at PK Park. The Ducks will play a best-of-three series against Kent State for the right to go to the College World Series.

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Oregon softball levels Super Regional series with Texas in marathon 5-4 victory

With the series-deciding third game beginning just a half hour after game two’s final pitch, the Ducks had no time to celebrate, but the momentum had clearly swung in their favor.

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Rosenthal: Ducks baseball could be destined for something special

I’ve noticed something in the I-don’t-even-want-to-think-about-how-many hours I’ve spent at PK Park this spring. The Ducks seem to have that so-called x-factor that special teams always seem to have.

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